|Updated Feb. 23, 2017|
The Great Train
Robbery Garden Train Show at The Domes, through April 2, Mitchell Park
Domes, 524 Layton Blvd., Milwaukee.
through Sunday. UWM Panther Arena, 400 W. Kilbourn Ave., Milwaukee.
Home, Garden &
Landscape Show, 3 p.m. to 8 p.m. Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and
9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday, Waukesha County Expo Center, 1000 Northview
Road, Waukesha. Displays, products and sales. Prize drawings. Friday
fish fry. Concessions available. $5, free for 12 and younger.
featuring Hacksaw Jim Duggan, 7:30 p.m. Friday, American Serb Hall,
5101 W. Oklahoma Ave., Milwaukee. $15 to $25. legacyprowi.com.
Science & Engineering Fair, 7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Saturday,
University of Wisconsin-Waukesha Commons area, 1500 N. University
Drive, Waukesha. Open for all area high school students who do not
have a regional fair. Public welcome at 3 p.m. Awards ceremony at 3:30
Party, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Saturday, the Peck Welcome Center at the
Milwaukee County Zoo, 10005 W. Bluemound Road, Milwaukee. Check in is
at 5 p.m. Register at zoosociety.org/Zumba by Friday. Tickets will be
sold at the door if event doesn’t sell out beforehand. $20 in
advance, $25 at the door. No prior experience needed; must be at least
Auto Show, Saturday through March 5, Wisconsin Center, 400 W.
Wisconsin Ave., Milwaukee. $12 at the gate; free for children 12 and
younger with paying adult. 414-908-6000.
Free Family Day
and Fiber Fest Finale: Knitathon and Yarnstorming, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Sunday, Lynden Sculpture Garden, 2145 W. Brown Deer Road, River Hills.
Yarn, needles and instruction provided, but you can bring your own.
Knitting Knook to provide some handouts. Kitting circles, solo
knitters. Hot cider and
cookies provided. 414-446-8794, lyndensculpturegarden.org.
Workshop, geared for adults, noon to 2 p.m. Sunday, Wehr Nature
Center, 9701 W. College Ave., Franklin. $25 per adult, $20 for Friends
of Wehr members; includes, spice, oak and holder. Dress for walking
and the weather. Reservations recommended. 414-425-8550,
Lenten fish fry, 4:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. Wednesday and all Fridays during
Lent, starting March 3, St. Florian Parish, 1215 S. 45th St., West
Milwaukee. Clam chowder, baked or beer-battered fried cod, smelt,
salad bar, sides, dessert, coffee and milk (beer and soda sold
separately). Takeouts available. $11; $7.50 for ages 3 through 10.
Elevator available. For more information, call 414-383-3565,
14th annual Tastes
of Hales Corners, Wine and Beer Tasting, 6:30 p.m. to 9 p.m., March 2,
Hales Corners Public Library, 5885 S. 116th St., Hales Corners.
Tickets on sale at the Hales Corners Library, Consumer Beverage and at
www.halescornerslibrary.org. All proceeds support the library’s
summer reading programs. $100 for
a 6 p.m. exclusive first serving that includes table sponsorship, $30
per person advance sale and $35 per person at the door, and $10 for
designated driver at the door.
Milwaukee RV Show, March 2 through March 5, Wisconsin State Fair Park
Exposition Center, West Allis. More than 90 exhibitors. $9, $8 for
seniors, free for 12 and younger. Hours: 1 p.m. to 8 p.m. March 2 and
March 3, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. March 4, and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. March 5.
Blue Ribbon Gala
4-H fundraiser, 5:30 p.m. March 3, Country Springs Hotel, 2810 Golf
Road, Waukesha. Fundraiser to help expand the 4-H program, offer
leadership opportunities and train qualified volunteers in Waukesha
County. Attendees will receive a plated dinner, and have access to a
live and silent auction hosted by Scott Gunderson. County Executive
Paul Farrow will emcee the event. $55. Contact Cindy Sarkady at
262-548-7784 or Betty Otter at 262-542-3441.
Wrestling Federation, 8 p.m. March 3, Turner Hall, 1040 N. Fourth St.,
Milwaukee. $20, $25. www.pabsttheater.org, 414-286-3663.
Bob and Rocco Gun
Show, 3 p.m. to 8 p.m. March 3, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. March 4 and 9 a.m. to
3 p.m. March 5, Waukesha County Expo Center, 1000 Northview Road,
Waukesha. Buy, sell or trade firearms, ammo, knives and more. Gun
stock repairs on site by the “Stock Doc.” $7, free for 16 and
younger. Free parking. Concessions available. bobandrocco.com.
antiques and collectibles appraisal, 1:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. March 4,
the Hunt Room at Hales Corners Public Library, 5885 S. 116th St.,
Hales Corners. Antiques expert Mark Moran will be at the free event.
Early registration for time slots is required for an item appraisal.
Call 414-529-6150 or sign up at the library now.
Spring Fundraiser Gala for SummerStage, 5:30 p.m. March 4, The Golden
Mast on Okauchee Lake, W349-N5293 Lacy’s Lane, Okauchee. Cash bar,
full sit-down dinner, entertainment, raffle, silent auction, live
auction. $65 person, table rates. 262-337-1560 or
pay-per-view wrestling event, 6:30 p.m. March 5, BMO Harris Bradley
Center, 1001 N. Fourth St., Milwaukee. $25 and up. ticketmaster.com,
Hayes Grier &
The Boys present “The Detour,” games, dance, dirt biking, 7 p.m.
March 5, Pabst Theater, 144 E. Wells St., Milwaukee. $29.50.
Wisconsin-Waukesha College Preview, 1 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. March 7,
UW-Waukesha, 1500 N. University Drive, Waukesha. Admsission
information, financial aid, scholarships and campus tour for high
school juniors and their parents.
Granger Smith, 8
p.m. March 4, The Rave, 2401 W. Wisconsin Ave., Milwaukee.
Yuridia, 8:30 p.m.
March 4, Riverside Theater, 116 W. Wisconsin Ave., Milwaukee. $30 to
$65. pabsttheater.org, 414-286-3663.
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